Lately I’ve been feeling like the Pied Piper of peacocks. They seem to follow me around and want to get up close and personal. This fellow kept walking away and then coming back for another look.

So here’s another portrait study for my ongoing bird portrait project.


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Alan Shapiro is an award-winning and published portrait, wildlife and nature photographer based in New York and traveling the world to find, create and share inspiring images.

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  • carol brandt
    carol brandtover 3 years ago

    lol! love it to pieces!!

  • uncleblack
    uncleblackover 3 years ago


  • laureen warrington
    laureen warrin...over 3 years ago

    OMG!! such beauty!!!

  • strawberries
    strawberriesover 3 years ago

    you should add this to the perfect peacocks group

  • LisaMM
    LisaMMover 3 years ago

    Ohhh, WOW….such a brilliant shot. Love it…makes me smile. Love that this curious little guy was following you around.

  • Bob Daalder
    Bob Daalderabout 3 years ago

    great colours and a very cocky peacock…

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